a bed enclosed within a closet, cupboard, etc.
- Compare Murphy bed.
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How to use press bed in a sentence
After that you ran the upper roller out over the two forms of type on the press bed.The Wrong Twin | Harry Leon Wilson
A spotted small boy sat across the press bed from him to ink the forms.The Wrong Twin | Harry Leon Wilson
Next door, in the dining-room, old Betty Harrison lay across the press-bed in which she usually slept.She Stands Accused | Victor MacClure
But Connie explained to Ronald that the huge wooden wardrobe was doubtless a press-bed which let down at night.Sue, A Little Heroine | L. T. Meade
He is lying ill with a fever in the press-bed in the kitchen, where not a breath of air reaches him.Woman's Work in English Fiction | Clara Helen Whitmore